Online Poker Guide for Singapore Players 2022

If you’re a poker player in Singapore, you know that the online game selection is pretty limited. There are only a handful of real money sites that cater to gamers here, so it can be tough to find the right one. That’s why I put together this handy guide—it explains everything you need to know about playing on an Internet poker site in Singapore and how people can start using these sites for their own entertainment or profit.

Customer Support

  • Live chat.
  • Email.
  • Phone support, which may not be available in all countries.
  • Support via the website is also a good way to get answers to your questions.

Licensing And Certification

You should always check the license and certification of a poker site. The license is issued by the government, which means that it's an official permit to operate within the country. It might not be easy to find these licenses because some countries have strict laws regarding online gaming, but you can use your best judgment to determine whether or not they're legit.

Certification is similar to licensing in that it indicates that the operator has been approved by a third party (e.g., eCogra). There are also other types of certifications like ISO 27001 security certification or PCI DSS compliance. These certifications ensure that your data is safe while playing at their poker sites, so you don't need to worry about being scammed out of your money!

Banking Options

You will want to make sure that you can use your preferred method of payment. The most common way to do this is via bank transfers, but credit cards and cryptocurrency are also accepted.

A few things to keep in mind:

  • Some sites accept only certain types of cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin or ethereum. If you don’t already have these currencies and don’t want to buy them just for one poker site, then this may not be a good option for you.
  • Credit card processing fees vary depending on the site—some charge higher fees than others—so it is important to compare all available options before deciding what works best for your budget.

Poker Game Selection

Poker sites should offer a variety of games. There are so many different types of poker games  that it would be impossible for one site to have them all, but it’s important that the site you choose offers at least one or two variations on each type of game. For example, if you like Texas Hold’em, then make sure your chosen poker site has at least Texas Hold'em and Omaha Hi-Lo available to play at your preferred stakes (we discuss stakes below).

The best poker sites also offer a variety of game formats: cash games, tournament poker and sit & go tournaments are all great options if they're offered by the site. It's also good practice to find out if your chosen poker room offers any speciality events such as Spin & Go Tournaments which may not be available elsewhere!

Poker Room Traffic

The traffic at a poker room is an important consideration for you to make when choosing where to play. Traffic measures the number of players who are currently playing at any given time and is usually expressed as a percentage or number per hour. The higher this figure, the more people there will be in your games, which can have both positive and negative effects on your gameplay experience.

Higher traffic means that you'll be able to find easier tables with shorter waiting lists (waiting lists are how many players are waiting to get into a game). However, it also means that it's more likely that your opponents will be very skilled, so if you're just starting out then low traffic may be preferable until you've improved. When searching for rooms in Singapore online pokersites such as PokerStars offer traffic statistics for each room, so use these numbers when making your decision about where to play!

Being a savvy poker fan means knowing how to spot the best poker sites.

When choosing a poker site, it’s important to know what you are looking for. A savvy poker fan will look for a site that has a good reputation and good customer support, as well as banking options and licensing and certification.

A good reputation means that the site has been around for quite some time and is known to be trustworthy.

Good customer support means that should you have an issue or question about your account, there will be someone available to help you out over the phone or via email in quick order. This could include issues such as: login problems, password resets, lost funds etcetera.

Good banking options mean that players can deposit their money into their accounts using methods they are familiar with like credit cards or Paypal (which also provides instant withdrawals). There are also other payment methods such as prepaid cards if needed too!


Hopefully, this article has helped you better understand the world of online poker. You now know how to choose the best sites, what to look out for when playing at them and how to stay safe online. If you have any questions or comments about anything discussed in this guide (including anything we didn't cover), please let us know!